The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 180 141 150
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.054% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 1.90% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
773 474 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.06% 18.36% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 584 353 313
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Leeds region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Leeds

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
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